One Laptop Per Child (Mini Case Study 2.1)


Q. Identify the main characteristic making the initiative 'One Laptop Per Child' an international project.

As mentioned in the case, the process, and methods within the One Laptop Per Child project are applicable to most types of projects, whether its traditional or global. But In this specific situation, the location of the project and the main customers or the targeted market and suppliers will define that this project is international. Also, the development of the new laptop by a partnership of many companies and dealing with governments in developing countries will determine the need for a an international project team.